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8 Superior Court of the State of California

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11 Any Plaintiff, ) Case No. UNLAWFUL DETAINER CASE HERE
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12 Plaintiff, ) NOTICE OF MOTION AND MOTION FOR
) CONSOLIDATION OF CASES; MEMORANDUM
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) DECLARATION(S) OF _______________,
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TO ALL INTERESTED PARTIES IN EACH CASE CAPTIONED ABOVE AND THEIR

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16 PLEASE TAKE NOTICE THAT on ___________ at ___M., or as soon thereafter as
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the matter can be heard, in Dept. _____ of the above-entitled Court located at ______________,
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Defendant _____________________, will and does move the Court for an order pursuant to Code
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20 of Civil Procedure § 1048(a) to consolidate Case No. LIST UNLAWFUL DETAINER CASE

21 NUMBER HERE captioned NAME OF PLAINTIFF vs. NAME OF FIRST DEFENDANT
22 (“________Action); Case No. LIST CASE NUMBER OF SECOND CASE HERE captioned
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NAME OF PLAINTIFF vs. NAME OF FIRST DEFENDANT, (“________Action) and Case
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Defendant contends that they will suffer irreparable injury if the Court does not act

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1 unlawful detainer case without the benefit of discovery procedures normally available to litigants in
2 other civil actions.
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This motion will be based upon this Notice, the Memorandum of Points and Authorities in
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support thereof, the files and records of this case, the declaration of __________ and Exhibits
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attached thereto, and such other and further oral and documentary evidence as may be presented at

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Dated________________ _______________________________________________
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ANY ATTORNEY OR PARTY
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15 applies to your particular situation. Be sure to add or subtract case
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captions as necessary and file the motion in your unlawful detainer
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20 Note that this motion should only be used when all cases are
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pending in the same Court.
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23 You must serve all parties in every case who have made an
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appearance with this entire motion including all supporting
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documents. In the other case you only have to file the notice of
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1 motion and proof of service. See California Rule of Court. 3.350 for
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more details.
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Call the clerk of the Court to determine the exact procedures
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6 used for a motion to consolidate such as when and where to file, etc.
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You should file this motion within a reasonable period of time
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9 after you discover the need for consolidation of the cases and you
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must give at least sixteen (16) Court days notice, plus an additional five
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(5) calendar days if the motion is served by mail. Note that Court days
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